porcelain painted in underglaze blue

height 60.5 cm

A large porcelain vase decorated with an extensive landscape, pine-trees in the foreground overlooking a lake and distant mountains, painted in bright underglaze blue, the details lightly shaded.

O. Impey, M. Fairley (eds.), Meiji No Takara: Treasures Of Imperial Japan: Ceramics Vol I, London 1995, cat. 46.

J. Earle, Splendors of Imperial Japan: Arts of the Meiji period from the Khalili Collection, London 2002, cat. 242, pp. 344–5.